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INFORMATION 'SHIPS NOTICES' CARD FROM THE AMERCAN MERCHANT LINES DATED 1925

DESCRIPTION -- An information 'Ships Notices' card from the American Merchant Lines shipping company and is from 1925. It shows general freight service and shipping date information for vessel sailings between London and New York. This type of item is as rare as they come and difficult to find, very reasonably priced and in good condition with the size being 10" x 6" (25cm x 15cm) from such vessels as:

• SS American Trader
• SS American Merchant
• American Banker
• American Farmer
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- American Merchant Lines operated transatlantic services between the ports of New York, Plymouth, and London. They uniquely named their vessels all starting with the word "American" followed by other common merchant terms including Banker, Farmer, Merchant, Shipper, Trader. They sailed from Chelsea Piers, Pier 7, North River, New York, every Thursday direct from New York to London. These Piers were in close proximity to Pennsylvania Railroad and Grad Central Stations at the Foot of 18th Street.

NOTES -- Contact us at sales@travellersintime.net for all enquiries about maritime items of interest. (SCode-R { A })

Item: TT1414 BA151
Price
£9.00
UK Postage: £1.50
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £5.00

EARLY SOUVENIR DISH FROM SHIPPING COMPANY 'ROTTERDAM LLOYD'

DESCRIPTION -- This item is difficult to date but is believed to be very old and around the 1930's. It is a small dish from the shipping company Rotterdam Lloyd which is marked in the centre with the company logo and the size of the dish is 4" (10cm) and it is in a good condition.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The company started life in 1839 as Willem Ruys with sailing ships to trade mostly to the Dutch East Indies and the Far East. Some voyages to South America were also made. In 1870 a steamer service was instituted to carry iron ore between Spain, the Mediterranean and Holland and a passenger / mail service to Batavia (Jakarta) commenced in 1872. The Stoomboot Reederij "Rotterdamsche Lloyd" (Rotterdam Lloyd) was formed in 1875.

NOTES -- You can email Travellers in Time on sales@travellersintime.net anytime for any enquiries about items you wish to purchase. (SCode-P) [PR]

Item: TT1382 BA150
Price
£19.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

FANTASTIC SMALL COLLECTION OF MINI BATTLESHIP MODELS

DESCRIPTION -- This is a superb collection of mini battleship models which are very collectable these days. They are all beautifully hand made and a set of 6. All of the models are approx 3" (8cm) long and are in a very good condition. (click on the picture for a closer look at one of the models)
[ONLY 1 SET AVAILABLE]

The battleships are as follows:
• Royal Sovereign
• Barham
• Graf Spree
• Malaya
• Valiant
• Ramillies

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- Maritime

NOTES -- You can always email Travellers in Time on sales@travellersintime.net for any enquiries about items you wish to purchase. (SCode-NNS)

Item: TT1335 BA149
Price
£10.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

50TH ANNIVERSARY PLATE FROM THE ZIM ISRAEL NAVIGATION CO.

DESCRIPTION -- From the Zim Israel Navigation Company Ltd shipping line this is a decorative plate which is in its original box and which celebrates the 50th anniversary of the shipping line. This is from 1945 to 1995 and the plate is in a fantastic as new condition and has a beautiful coloured picture on the front and is 11" (28cm) wide in size. The plate has the folloing description on the back:

Limited Edition to Commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Zim Israel Navigation Company Ltd. Plate No.177. M.V. Zim Israel proceeding through the Panama Canal.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- Zim Integrated Shipping Services (Hebrew: öéíý), formerly Zim American Israeli Shipping and ZIM Israel Navigation Company, is the biggest cargo shipping company in Israel, and 10th largest in the world. The company's North American headquarters are based in Norfolk, Virginia.

NOTES -- Travellers in Time list many unusual items on the website. We can always be contacted at sales@travellersintime.net for all maritime enquiries. (SCode-L) [PR]

Item: TT1343 BA149
Price
£29.00
UK Postage: £6.00
Europe Postage:£8.00
Elsewhere: £12.00

LIGHTER SOUVENIR FROM THE LLOYD BRASILEIRO (RIO DE JANEIRO)

DESCRIPTION -- This particular piece is from The Lloyd Brasilerio shipping company and is a cigarette lighter souvenir. It is in a very good condition and shows a picture view on the side of the item of the houseflag and the name around it and is dated around the 1960's.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- The shipping company was founded in 1890 and initially ran passenger and cargo coastal and Amazon River services. Routes were expanded to cover the Mediterranean, Northern Europe, South and Central America and the United States. However, many of their ships were laid up in the early 1990s and the company ceased trading shortly afterwards.

NOTES -- Travellers in Time list many unusual items on the website. We can always be contacted at sales@travellersintime.net for all maritime enquiries. (SCode-L)

Item: TT1337 BA149
Price
£35.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

COMPANY CIGARETTE LIGHTER SOUVENIR FROM AMERICAN MAIL LINE

DESCRIPTION -- This fabulous little item is from the American Mail Line shipping company and is a souvenir cigarette lighter. It is in a very good condition and shows a different picture view on each side of the item including the houseflag. It is dated around the 1950's. Click on the picture to view the other side of the lighter.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- The American Mail Line operated Trans-Pacific Steamship Routes between the ports of Seattle, Victoria, Yokohama, Kobe, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Manila, Honolulu and many others. The Dollar Steamship Lines and American Mail Line offered Joint Service on many routes.

NOTES -- Many maritime groups are covered on the Travellers in Time website. Please email at sales@travellersintime.net to ask about any items you cannot see listed. (SCode-L)

Item: TT1336 BA149
Price
£39.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

SET OF SOUVENIR MENUS FROM THE SUN CRUISES SHIPPING ORGANISATION

MARITIME MENU SELECTION
FROM DIFFERENT CRUISE LINES AND VESSELS

DESCRIPTION
-- Set of luncheon and dinner menus from the Sun Line shipping company and they are in a very good condition and from the 1990's.
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- Sun Cruises, Inc. (SCI) traces its beginnings in August 1988 as a ferry service to the historical island of Corregidor. This initial ferrying service expanded to include guided tours and hotel accommodations within the island when the management of Corregidor Inn, Corregidor Resort and Corregidor Hostel came under its wing. Sun Cruises acquired the MV Sun Cruises II, a 293 Catamaran ferry boat.

NOTES -- You can always email Travellers in Time at sales@travellersintime.net for any enquiries about items you wish to purchase. (SCode P)

Item: TT2053 BA182
Price
£9.00
UK Postage: £3.00
Europe Postage:£4.50
Elsewhere: £6.00

GOLD COLOURED SPOON FROM THE AMERICAN VESSEL MAINE SUNK 1898

DESCRIPTION -- Great item to find for sale being ever so old which is a gold coloured spoon from the very old American Battleship 'Maine' and the size is 5" (13cm). The spoon shows on it a picture of the vessel and a superb pattern on the stem (click on the picture to see a close up view of the picture engraved on the spoon).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Good

HISTORY -- The ship 'Maine' was built in 1895 and tragically exploded in Havana Harbor on the 21st April 1898. There was a tragic total loss of passengers and crew.

NOTES -- 1000's of other maritime items are available to buy. If you require more information contact us on sales@travellersintime.net (SCode-0)

Item: TT1290 BA145
Price
£45.00
UK Postage: £1.75
Europe Postage:£2.50
Elsewhere: £5.00

BRASS PLAQUE FROM THE M.T. TENACITY BUILT 1954

DESCRIPTION -- Very unusual item to find which is very collectable and is a brass ships plaque from the vessel MT Tenacity which was built for the Kenting Henderson Line. The size of the plaque is 8" x 8" (20cm x 20cm) and it is in an excellent condition.  The plaque has inscribed on it the following:

ON THE OCCASION OF SALE ' PURCHASE OF W.T. TENACITY MERCURY SHIPPING & TRADING CO. S.A. SHIPBROKERS 8/10 SACHTOURI STREET PIRAENS

EXTEND THEIR APPRECIATION & SINCERE WISHES TO: SELLERS: ORPHEUS SHIPPING AGENCIES; PIRAEUS BUYERS: KYDON COMPANIA NAVIERA S.A. BROKERS: MULLION & CO. (SHIPPING) LTD. LONDON

PIRAEUS THE 7TH OF DECEMBER 1971

[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Very Good

HISTORY -- M.T. Tenacity

NOTES -- Travellers in Time list many unusual items on the website. We can always be contacted at sales@travellersintime.net for all maritime enquiries. (SCode-0)

Item: TT1289 BA145
Price
£35.00
UK Postage: £5.00
Europe Postage:£8.00
Elsewhere: £11.00

SHIP IN A BOTTLE SHOWING THE VESSEL THE BLUENOSE

DESCRIPTION -- Real collector's piece of a 'Ship in a Bottle' model of the famous old vessel Bluenose. It is hand made and beautifully crafted and is in a great condition and a great example of this type of art. This type of item is very collectable and rare to find available to purchase (click on the view link or on the picture for a closer look at this item).
[ONLY 1 AVAILABLE]

CONDITION -- Excellent

HISTORY -- The history of ships in a bottle is not very well known. What is known is that Jean Randier noted some of the earliest known examples of bottled ships came around the 1830s. This is when dark glass was replaced by opaque glass bottles which would make ships in a bottle a popular commodity. However, even in the 18th century the art of building a ship within the constraints of something like a bottle was known to exist.

NOTES -- Many maritime groups are covered on the Travellers in Time website. Please email at sales@travellersintime.net to ask about any items you cannot see listed. (SCode-0)

Item: TT1243 BA140
Price
£28.00
UK Postage: £6.00
Europe Postage:£9.00
Elsewhere: £14.00

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